Surveyor's plane table outfit, 1881-1890

Made:
1881-1890 in York
maker:
T. Cooke & Sons

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Plane table outfit for rough reconnaisance or engineering surveys, by T. Cooke & Sons Ltd. of London and York, 1881-90, with bubble spirit level, magnetic compass, sighted alidade in leather case and leatherette cover for plane table (see note).

Details

Category:
Surveying
Object Number:
1899-52
Materials:
box (wood), brass (copper, zinc alloy), canvas, glass, leather, leatherette, nickel plated, paper (fibre product), steel (metal) and wood (unidentified)
type:
plane table
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • surveying instrument
  • plane table
credit:
T. Cooke & Sons

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